Fire breaks out at rubbish chute of Choa Chu Kang block

Submitted by Stomper Sinling

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A fire broke out at a rubbish chute at Block 254 Choa Chu Kang Avenue 2 on Monday night (June 22).

Stomper Sinling alerted Stomp to the incident and shared videos of Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF) officers extinguishing flames coming from the chute.

In response to a Stomp query, an SCDF spokesman said they were alerted to the fire at 10.25pm.

"The fire involved the contents of a rubbish chute," the spokesman said.

"SCDF extinguished the fire using a hose reel."

There were no reported injuries and the cause of the fire is under investigation.